Mary Buren Elementary School

1050 Peralta St.
Guadalupe, CA 93434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 723 students in grades Kindergarten-4, Mary Buren Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the California state average of 33%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the California state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 723 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in CA
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mary Buren Elementary School's student population of 723 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Mary Buren Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Mary Buren Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#8834 out of 9602 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10%
33%
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20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
12%
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Hispanic
96%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
3%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mary Buren Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Mary Buren Elementary School's ranking?
Mary Buren Elementary School is ranked #8834 out of 9,602 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% CA state average), while 20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% CA state average).
How many students attend Mary Buren Elementary School?
723 students attend Mary Buren Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Mary Buren Elementary School students are Hispanic, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Mary Buren Elementary School?
Mary Buren Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Mary Buren Elementary School offer ?
Mary Buren Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-4
What school district is Mary Buren Elementary School part of?
Mary Buren Elementary School is part of Guadalupe Union Elementary School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 723 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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